Bill Nighy’s Latest Role Is the One He’s Been Waiting For

Bill Nighy

Nice interview in GQ with Bill Nighy about playing Inspector John Kildare in the Limehouse Golem: “I like the fact that, in the film, the suspects are all famous real people. Like, for instance, Karl Marx. You find yourself thinking, “Well, was Karl Marx in London?” Yeah, Karl Marx was in London. “Was he really … Read more

Guardian interview: Bill Nighy: ‘I’m not in any trouble, everybody can relax’

The Guardian has a nice interview with Bill Nighy about Their Finest, but really also about his whole career, and about why he really doesn’t want to watch his own work. As in really really not.   And it’s getting harder,” he says, clearly warming to the subject. “In the old days, they’d say: ‘There’s … Read more

Bill Nighy is Inspector John Kildare in the Limehouse Golem

Bill Nighy in the Limehouse Golem

Something to look forward to: Bill Nighy plays Inspector John Kildare in a new crime drama The Limehouse Golem.

The Scottish Yard Inspector John Kildare (Bill Nighy), who is about to retire, is involved in the “Limehouse Golem” case. Four times, the mysterious killer has hit so far, without leaving usable traces for the police. Kildare accidentally stumbles over a hot trail and suddenly has four main suspects. John Cree (Sam Reid), one of the suspects, recently died under unexplained circumstances. His wife Elizabeth (Olivia Cooke), a well-known “Music Hall” actress, is accused of killing him.

The investigations leads Kildare into the dodgy milieu of the “Music Hall” scene. For Cree their star is one of the possible “Golem” suspects.

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Bill Nighy leads all-star cast for BBC1’s Ordeal by Innocence

Bill Nighy will star in BBC’s latest Agatha Christie adaptation: Ordeal By Innocence. Bill Nighy will star together with Downton Abbey’s Matthew Goode, Fortitude’s Luke Treadaway and Gossip Girl’s Ed Westwick. Ordeal by Innocence will be a three-part BBC1 series, set to air around Christmas 2017. Ordeal By Innocence is based on the 1958 novel … Read more